Spanish Ranch, California
|Elevation||3,668 ft (1,118 m)|
Spanish Ranch is an unincorporated community in Plumas County, California. It lies at an elevation of 3668 feet (1118 m). Spanish Ranch is located 1.25 miles (2.0 km)north- northeast of Meadow Valley.
The place was established by two Mexicans in 1850, and it developed into a distribution center for the numerous mining camps nearby. The Spanish Ranch post office operated from 1861 to 1913. The site is now registered as California Historical Landmark #481.
- U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Spanish Ranch, California
- Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 420. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.
- "Spanish Ranch". Office of Historic Preservation, California State Parks. Retrieved 2012-10-11.
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